Anne Gilliland has been the scholarly communications officer for the libraries at UNC-CH since 2012. She advises the library staff on copyright and related matters; and she offers consultations, workshops, and presentations on copyright and scholarly publishing to UNC faculty, staff, and students. Previously, she was the head of the Health Sciences Copyright Management Office at the Ohio State University.
Before earning her J.D. from Capital University in 2008, Gilliland held a variety of positions in university libraries. These included 15 years as an assistant director for the Ohio Library and Information Network and nine years as the systems coordinator at the University of the South. She also holds a bachelor’s degree from Maryville College and a master’s degree in library and information science from the University of Tennessee. Her research interests include privacy issues in library archives and copyright information needs of the academy.